Shooting investigation near downtown Evansville

Police are investigating a shooting near downtown Evansville.

It happened around 3:30 a.m. Wednesday near Morton Avenue and Gum Street.

Investigators say a man was walking along when he was shot by a stranger who was driving by.

The suspect got away in a dark colored vehicle.

The 19-year-old victim was taken to the hospital with a gunshot wound in the leg. His injury is not believed to be life threatening.

Police say the victim in the case would not provide any details to officers.

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